Tri-Nation Tournament in Bangladesh, 2008/09 / Commentary

Tri-Nation Tournament in Bangladesh - Final

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 2 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)

2.4

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, lands it outside off and he decides to shoulders arms

2.5

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, once again drags it wide outside off and Mushfiqur isn't interested in chasing that

2.6

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, gets the angle closer to the offstump and he gets across and shoulders arms

Bangladesh 8/1   Mushfiqur Rahim 0* (3b)

4.1

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, FOUR, lovely shot, he overpitches outside the offstump, he gets nicely behind the line and drives on the front foot between mid-off and cover

4.2

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, holds the length back and gets the ball to nip back in sharply, he clips it with the movement to square leg

4.3

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, keeps it on the offstump and he pushes it to the off side

4.4

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, no run, gets forward and pushes it to the off side

4.5

Kulasekara to Mushfiqur Rahim, OUT, and Mushfiqur's miserable tri-series continues, he prods forward to defend but the ball comes back in from outside off, he manages a thick inside edge which cannons on to his off and middle stumps

Mushfiqur Rahim b Kulasekara 4 (8m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Bangladesh 12/2   Mushfiqur Rahim 4 (8b 1x4)
Tournament Results
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Jan 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 2 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Jan 14, 2009
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 43 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Dhaka - Jan 12, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 130 runs
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka - Jan 10, 2009
Zimbabwe won by 38 runs
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Photos

Jan 16, 2009

Rubel Hossain bowls in the final, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Tri-series, final, Mirpur, January 16, 2008

Rubel Hossain bowls in the final

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Jan 16, 2009

Raqibul Hasan propped up Bangladesh with an unbeaten 43, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Tri-series, final, Mirpur, January 16, 2008

Raqibul Hasan propped up Bangladesh with an unbeaten 43

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